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Fayette County OH Sheriffs Office
Sunday June 16th, 2019 :: 01:34 a.m. EDT

Advisory

Flash Flood Watch until 12:00PM Sunday

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* Portions of Indiana, Northern Kentucky, and Ohio, including the following areas, in Indiana, Dearborn, Fayette IN, Franklin IN, Ohio, Ripley, Switzerland, Union IN, and Wayne. In Northern Kentucky, Boone, Campbell, and Kenton. In Ohio, Auglaize, Brown, Butler, Champaign, Clark, Clermont, Clinton, Darke, Delaware, Fairfield, Fayette OH, Franklin OH, Greene, Hamilton, Hardin, Highland, Hocking, Licking, Logan, Madison, Mercer, Miami, Montgomery, Pickaway, Preble, Ross, Shelby, Union OH, and Warren.

* Until noon EDT today

* Showers and thunderstorms will move across the area through the morning hours. Some locations could have rain repeatedly move across the same area which may result in high rainfall amounts and thus potentially lead to flash flooding.

* Street flooding and runoff will cause area rivers and streams to rise, resulting in the potential for some river flooding as well.

* AFFECTED AREAS: LOGAN ... HARDIN ... MADISON ... FRANKLIN ... CLERMONT ... FAYETTE ... LICKING ... MONTGOMERY ... WAYNE ... DEARBORN ... CAMPBELL ... MERCER ... FAYETTE ... HIGHLAND ... ROSS ... UNION ... BROWN ... WARREN ... CLARK ... AUGLAIZE ... SHELBY ... FRANKLIN ... SWITZERLAND ... CLINTON ... OHIO ... MIAMI ... HAMILTON ... PREBLE ... DELAWARE ... CHAMPAIGN ... RIPLEY ... HOCKING ... GREENE ... KENTON ... DARKE ... BOONE ... BUTLER ... PICKAWAY ... UNION ... FAIRFIELD

Instructions:

People in the watch area should keep an eye on the weather and be prepared for immediate action should heavy rains and flooding occur or a Flash Flood Warning be issued. Avoid low-lying areas, and be careful when approaching highway dips and underpasses.

Address/Location
Fayette County OH Sheriffs Office
113 E Market St
Washington Court House, OH 43160

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 740-335-6170

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Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Future - Responsive action SHOULD be taken in the near future
Certainty:
Possible (p <= ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Flash Flood Watch

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